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By MELISSA HEARD/The Lufkin News

Editor’s note: Employees of The Lufkin News have selected this as the No. 9 local story of 2012. We plan to count down our top 10 local stories of the year until we unveil the top local story of 2012 in our Dec. 31 edition.

In September the Naranjo Museum of Natural History held its grand opening, unveiling what it says is 4.4 million years of history. Click here to read more.

Posted January 31, 2013
Categories: Blog

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